Synchronized Swimming

15 Problems Only Swimmers Will Understand

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada Living

Unless you live on an island paradise, the days of swimming outside are behind for most Canadians. But for dedicated swimmers, swimming doesn't stop ...

Star Power: This Olympian Thinks Outside the Box

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 02.05.2013 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

Certain people have such boundless inner energy that it seems the whole global deficit might be solved, if only we could tap into their power reserves. Sylvie Fréchette is one of those people. It's not hard to see how this vivacious Québécoise helped Canada bring home the Olympic gold for solo synchronized swimming. We managed to pin down the bubbly Fréchette just long enough for a quick chat in Montreal.

Swimming, Sculling and Holding our Breath All the Way to the Podium

Synchro Canada | Posted 10.08.2012 | Canada
Synchro Canada

2012-07-25-olympicbanner.pngThe excitement and energy is all around us. We can't wait to have the opportunity to show everyone who we are. Check out Canada's Synchronized Swimming team closely; you will see things that you've never seen before in our routines. We innovate, push the limits of the impossible and push the acrobatics to a higher level. We're here to win a medal.

We're Hoping For a Synchronized Win at the Olympics!

Synchro Canada | Posted 10.03.2012 | Canada
Synchro Canada

2012-07-25-olympicbanner.pngThe Canadian Synchronized Swimming team will soon be in the spotlight. We have been together for four years. We understand each other and we are a great family: 12 sisters! After a training camp of 360 hours in six weeks in a secret location in Spain, we are ready to compete against our rivals and all of those who will be in our way. Be careful! Canada is coming!

Olympics: My Interview With Synchro Canada's Senior National Team (VIDEO)

Shannon Skinner | Posted 08.23.2012 | Canada
Shannon Skinner

2012-06-18-ShannonSkinner.jpgMeet Synchro Canada's senior national team members who are training for the 2012 Olympic Games. I recently caught up with these young women at the Etobicoke Olympium Pool. Check out what they have to say about how they push past fear, their keys to success, their dreams, hopes and the upcoming Olympic Games in this Shannon Skinner Special Report, which is part of an ongoing series of on-location interviews.